22 June 2011
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED SWISS COLLECTION
Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
La passerelle des Arts
signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right)
oil on canvas
25 5/8 x 18 in. (65.4 x 45.8 cm.)
Painted circa 1947-1950
Max Bodner, New York.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 10 November 1998, lot 12.
Anonymous sale, Germann, Zurich, 1 June 1999, lot 19.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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J. Bailly, Jean Dufy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre, vol. II, Paris, 2010, no. B.1031 (illustrated p. 199).
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